January 11, 2003

Gymnastics Takes Fourth In Quad-Meet at UNH

Jan. 11, 2003

The Brown women's gymnastics team opened the 2003 season on Saturday at UNH, also competing against Rutgers and Yale. The Bears finished in fourth with a score of 184.600. UNH won the meet with a 193.900, while Rutgers took second with a 190.850 and Yale rounded out the competition with a 188.200.

Junior Gina Verge led the Bears on the vault with a 9.425, good for 14th overall. Verge also had Brown's high score on the bars, scoring a 9.475, taking 12th in that event. Junior Jayne Finst, who owns the school record on the beam, took fifth on that event with a 9.625, while freshman Amber Smith was the top finisher on the floor, scoring a 9.500. In the all-around competition, Finst earned fifth place with a 37.475. Smith and Verge also competed in the all-around, scoring a 35.925 and 35.750 respectively.

The Bears continue action on Wednesday, January 15, when they travel to MIT for a dual meet, which begins at 7:00 p.m.